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1 room, 2 adults

Hostal Sir Francis Drake, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador

2.5-star2.5 stars
Av. Baltra y Charles Binford, Puerto Ayora, Galapagos, 200102, Ecuador

Central hostal connected to a shopping center, within easy reach of Galapagos National Park
  • Free WiFi
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  • Check in went smooth, however the receptionist didn't provide me with the wifi upon check…Mar 2, 2020
  • Ok for the price. Only room in Galapagos that had a tv (not that we used it). Good…Feb 20, 2020

Hostal Sir Francis Drake, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador

from NZ$93
  • Double Room
  • Twin Room
  • Premium Double or Twin Room
  • Superior Triple Room
  • Classic Quadruple Room
  • Classic Triple Room
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Family Room, Balcony
  • Deluxe Double Room, Balcony
  • Classic Double Room, Sea View
  • Apartment (2 camas)

What’s around Hostal Sir Francis Drake, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador


  • In a national park
  • Galapagos National Park - 1 min walk
  • Tortuga Bay Beach - 33 min walk
  • Malecon - 3 min walk
  • Las Grietas - 4 min walk
  • Playa de los Alemanes - 4 min walk
  • Charles Darwin Research Station - 18 min walk
  • El Garrapatero Beach - 13.5 mi / 21.8 km

Getting around

  • Isla Baltra (GPS-Seymour) - 21 miles/33.8 km
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 30 rooms


  • Check-in time 10:00 AM-10:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 9 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Barbecue grills
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • 38-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Hostal Sir Francis Drake, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador’s small print

Also known as

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Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Children under 10 years old are not allowed in the health club without adult supervision.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system on site.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Hostal Sir Francis Drake, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador

  • Does Hostal Sir Francis Drake offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Hostal Sir Francis Drake does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Hostal Sir Francis Drake?
    Sorry, there's no parking at Hostal Sir Francis Drake.
  • Are pets allowed at Hostal Sir Francis Drake?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Hostal Sir Francis Drake?
    You can check in from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Hostal Sir Francis Drake?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.

Recent reviews

Good 7.0 From 41 reviews

Fair 4.0
Rude and unhelpful place. Really noisy. But, it was a place to get my head down
Selina, gbOther trip
Good 6.0
Good location with average room quality
The location is very convenient. But the room is just in average quality.
sg3 night trip with friends
Very good 8.0
Great simple hostel. Perfect location and nice and clean.
Michael B, us5 night family trip
Good 6.0
The staff is blaise, the breakfast is quite lame (with poor service), the room had 2 small windows located 2 meters up and the wifi is very slooow. The room was very clean and a comfortable bed. I am certain there are better options.
Joseph G Ward, us3 night trip
Very good 8.0
Great stay at Puerta Ayora
Great location close to Charles Darwin center, local food, supermarket, tour agencies and ferry station, staff got us hot water for black tea
Sheela, us2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice room
Pleasant reasonably priced hotel near the dock. The room was nice with a good view.
us1 night romance trip

Hostal Sir Francis Drake, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador

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